Senior Vice President
Cody Payne is Senior Vice President at Colliers International in Fort Worth, Texas and specializes in selling Office and Industrial investment properties in the Dallas/Fort Worth market. Over the past 12 years, Cody has closed more than 500 commercial real estate transactions. Combined with Colliers International Platform and Cody’s extensive knowledge and expertise of leasing, management, market conditions and business, The Payne Office & Industrial Team provides their clients and investors the opportunity to maximize value while creating a competitive advantage that yields the best results.
Prior to joining Colliers International, Cody worked at Marcus & Millichap and Sperry Van Ness/Dunn Commercial for over 10 years, where he specialized in Office and Industrial investment sales, management and leasing. While there, Cody had a very successful and prominent leasing team of highly experienced and transactional agents. Through Cody’s leadership and direction, the team grew the company’s portfolio to actively leasing over 40 buildings. Cody has extensive experience in the Office and Industrial leasing sector having worked with many major companies from Local/Regional to Fortune 500 companies and GSA leases.
Top 35 Under 35 - Black's Guide - 2009 & 2010
Sales Recognition Award, Marcus & Millichap - 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
D CEO Magazine Power Broker - 2018
Commercial Top Producer, Sperry Van Ness/Dunn - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Ross Meisner is a Senior Associate in the Capital Markets Group for Colliers International and specializes in selling Office and Industrial investment properties in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and across Texas. Ross has always been a very hard worker and competitive individual; he played college golf and graduated from Texas Christian University with a bachelors degree in Economics. Prior to joining Colliers International, Ross worked at Marcus & Millichap where he won the Rookie Of The Year award among others. Prior to that he specialized in the leasing and management of office, retail and industrial buildings.
This market knowledge sets Ross apart from other investment sales brokers by understanding what it takes to successfully operate and truly add-value to investment properties. Ross has a wealth of experience in selling office and industrial buildings across Texas to investors nationwide.
Wayne Bares is a vice president in Capital Markets for Colliers International in Dallas. Partnering with the Cody Payne team from the Colliers Fort Worth office, their platform has allowed them to lead the market in office building sales, acquisitions, and dispositions, locally and nationwide. Covering Texas and surrounding states, Wayne specializes in healthcare and medical related real estate and is a member of Colliers Healthcare Services Group.
Wayne’s expertise and strategy of maximizing exposure to high net worth private clients along with institutional investors parallel to his outstanding reputation for cooperation with other brokers both inside and outside of the firm has resulted in the highest attainable price in the shortest period. Through personal relationships and knowledge of business operations, Wayne can help investors reach their financial goals.
Austin Edelmon is an Associate in the Capital Markets Group for Colliers International. He specializes in selling Office and Industrial investment properties in the Dallas Fort Worth area. Austin values building trust with his clients to provide exceptional services in the acquisition, reposition, and disposition of their assets throughout the North Texas region.
Prior to joining Colliers Internantional, Austin worked at Marcus & Millichap where he focused on Single Tenant Net Lease Investments before transitioning into Office and Industrial sales with the Texas Office and Industrial Group led by Cody Payne. Austin graduated from Texas Tech University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural and Applied Economics.
Justin Beck is an associate at Colliers International in Fort Worth, Texas specializing in selling Self-Storage and RV Parks. Justin’s expertise in marketing, sales, and product knowledge enables him to provide his clients and investors the opportunity to maximize value while creating a competitive advantage.
Prior to joining Colliers International, Justin developed strong marketing and customer relation skills while working in the Luxury Automotive field both in sales and at the management level. This experience has helped Justin become an expert in customer care and developing long term relationships.
Justin is originally from Burlington, Iowa and is a graduate of NASCAR Technical Institute in Mooresville, N.C. After school, he joined the U.S Army and served as an Armored Crewman for six years deploying multiple times to Iraq.
Michael Tran is an Associate in the Capital Markets Group for Colliers International Dallas-Fort Worth where he specializes in acquisitions and dispositions of Triple Net, Office, and Industrial real estate properties in Dallas-Fort Worth and all throughout Texas.
Prior to joining Colliers International, Michael Tran leased over 50 real estate properties throughout Dallas-Fort Worth. His knowledge base in leasing and managing properties sets him apart from many agents by knowing and understanding what it takes to successfully operate and add true value to investment buildings. During his four years of leasing and managing, Michael generated over $42 million in real estate value for his clients in Texas.
Michael Tran brings a unique skill set having leased and managed office, industrial and retail real estate buildings for years prior to joining Colliers International. Michael specializes in office, industrial and retail real estate investments. He understands the complex nature of these assets and what it takes to lease and manage on a day-to-day basis providing his clients with practical experience, market leading information, and advisory services. Michael has been nominated as one of Dallas-Fort Worth top commercial brokers during his time in the industry.
Michael Tran has always been a very hard worker and competitive individual, playing competitive tennis. He graduated from University of North Texas with a degree in International Studies.
Blake McCool is a member of the Capital Markets Group for Colliers International Dallas-Fort Worth where he specializes in representing sellers across Texas. After graduating from Texas Christian University, Blake immediately jumped into investment sales at Marcus & Millichap representing multifamily sellers in Dallas.
Blake’s unique background allows for a different perspective when assisting clients. The knowledge gained through investment sales of other asset types sets Blake apart as he knows where to find value and opportunity in investments that other agents may not see.
Kirk Searcy is the team leader for the Texas Retail Investments Team at Colliers International in Dallas-Fort Worth. Kirk specializes in representing sellers and advising buyers with their multi-tenant retail acquisition opportunities across Texas, primarily in the North Texas market.
Prior to joining Colliers International, Kirk worked at Marcus & Millichap specializing in multi-tenant retail investment sales covering Dallas-Fort Worth, as well as secondary and tertiary markets in Texas. Kirk brings tremendous value to his clients with his extensive database of aggressive buyers throughout the state and thorough knowledge of the market.